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M.Ed. Literacy Information session at UMaine Hutchinson Center on March 22

Belfast, ME–The Hutchinson Center will hold an information session about a new cohort being formed for the University of Maine’s fall 2018 graduate early literacy program.  The session will be held Thursday, March 22, 4:30–5:30 p.m.; snow date is March 29. Susan Bennett-Amistead, UMaine associate professor of literacy, will provide information and answer questions. Bennett-Armistead […]

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Hutchinson Center offers Educational Leadership graduate course beginning May 16

Belfast, Maine — The University of Maine Hutchinson Center will offer an educational leadership graduate course, Leadership and Decision-making in Schools, beginning May 16. Leadership and Decision-Making in Schools ( EAD 562 ) provides an introduction to and the application of group dynamics, group leadership and group decision making  in the many contexts encountered by […]

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UMaine Hutchinson Center to begin a new graduate literacy cohort with literacy courses this summer

Belfast, Maine — The University of Maine Hutchinson Center will offer early literacy graduate courses this summer to lead off a new literacy cohort beginning fall 2018. Literacy and Language Development (ERL 534) will examine how oral and written language are acquired; sociocultural linguistic variations, connections between language acquisition and print awareness, and classroom practices […]

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Maine builder Jim Bahoosh finds happiness in small houses

Belfast, Maine – “Do small things with great love,” advocated Mother Theresa, and that’s the principle Maine builder Jim Bahoosh exemplifies in every small house he constructs. Bahoosh will give a free public lecture at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center on Friday, Jan. 19, 5:30 p.m. –7 p.m. His presentation will focus on the […]

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Free College Planning Workshops at UMaine Hutchinson Center

Belfast. The Maine Educational Opportunity Center will be hosting FREE workshops entitled, Essentials of College Planning for adults 19 & over at the Hutchinson Center, 80 Belmont Ave., on December 5, 12, and 19.  Contact Amy Smith at 338-8000 to schedule an appointment. MEOC is free and is funded entirely by the U.S. Department of Education. The […]

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UMaine Hutchinson Center announces Early College opportunities for high school students

Belfast, Maine –Through a partnership between the Maine Department of Education and the University of Maine System, funding is available to qualified students to cover full tuition for up to 12 college credits per year.  Aspirations funding is available to high school students on a first-come-first-served basis.  Interested students and parents are encouraged to contact […]

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UMaine Hutchinson Center announces winter and spring registration

Belfast, Maine – Registration is now open for spring 2018 classes offered through the University of Maine Hutchinson Center. Over 300 undergraduate and graduate courses, both live and via distance education (online, ITV and video conferencing) are offered January 22-May 11. Need-based Hutchinson Center scholarships are available to new and continuing students. Register today! Be […]

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